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'''Tenacious D''' is an American comedy rock duo that was formed in Los Angeles, California in 1994. Composed of lead vocalist and guitarist Jack Black and lead guitarist and vocalist Kyle Gass, the band has released three albums – ''Tenacious D (album)|Tenacious D'' (2001), ''The Pick of Destiny'' (2006) and ''Rize of the Fenix'' (2012). Tenacious D's studio releases, and (as of 2006) its live performances, feature a full band lineup, including such musicians as guitarist John Konesky and bassist John Spiker. Drummer Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters (band)|Foo Fighters, Nirvana (band)|Nirvana) has played on every studio release. The band first gained popularity in 1997 when they starred in their eponymous Tenacious D (TV series)|television series and began to support large rock acts. In 2001, they released ''Tenacious D,'' their debut album featuring a full band. The first...
AliasThe D, The Greatest Band in the World
OriginLos Angeles, California, United States
GenreComedy rock, heavy metal music|heavy metal, {{nowrap|hard rock}}, acoustic rock
Years active1994–present
LabelEpic Records|Epic/Sony Music Entertainment|SME, Columbia Records|Columbia/SME, Helicon Records|Helicon
Associated actsThe Kyle Gass Band, Trainwreck (band)|Trainwreck
Current membersJack Black
Kyle Gass
Past members}}
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